Address: Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, 6140, South Africa | Hotel
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This hotel, located in Grahamstown, is near Observatory Museum.
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Travel Blogs from Grahamstown

My Big Cat (and a Buffalo) diary

A travel blog entry by 210pairsofpants on Feb 10, 2014

3 comments, 5 photos

... tails. Jo has told us how most of the animals have some kind of 'follow me' sign, something the young can use as a marker to keep up with their mothers when the bush camouflages the rest of their bodies - the upright tail of the warthog or the white marks on the back of the rhino's ear are other examples - yes even they can be hard to follow despite their size. Back to the lions, it is incredible to be so close to them, watching as they seemingly plan ...


A travel blog entry by jockmcconn on May 11, 2013

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We were up early the next morning and squeezed in a quick breakfast, forsaking the 'full' one, before heading to the airport. With Patricia's help we were there in no time at all but the time had come to take our leave of Patrician and the car, handing in the key and going straight to check in.

Taking off from Edinburgh, I got a last glimpse of Scotland through the cloud below and an hour or so later we were landing in ...

Day 12 and 13 Port Elizabeth and Bathurst

A travel blog entry by mmtravelworld on Mar 28, 2013

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... us with stories of the hotel ghosts, especially in room 2, so anybody wanting to have an interesting experience ensure you book in room 2. We then went through to the dining room for supper which varied between sole, venison pot pie, chicken schnitzel, hamburger and steak. Tracey rated the steak the best on the trip so far. After wining and fine dining we went to bed looking forward to our ride to the Hogsback Inn which is our next stop.


On the road

A travel blog entry by thealfers on Sep 03, 2012

1 comment, 2 photos

... Casa del Alfers before heading off to Durban by the Sea tomorrow for a few days. We then have a bus (semi) booked from Durbs to Maputo with a service called Africa Bus (or it might have changed its name to Luciano's Luxury Bus Service – couldn't quite understand the half English/ half Portuguese of the lady that answered the phone...). I guess we will find out soon.


UK and Dubai Trip 2012

A travel blog entry by car1963 on Sep 01, 2012

13 photos

... restaurant, before going to watch the Lion King. This was
an early birthday present for me from Tarryn. It was amazing. The theatre was
beautiful and the show incredible.

Sunday morning we departed early for the trek to the train
station, where we left for our 7 day Trafalgar Tour of Scotland. We arrived in
Edinburgh and made our way to the Novotel Hotel. After dropping our luggage, we
headed out to explore the streets before the tour ...

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